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Frank Brenna
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Birth: 1900
Potenza
Provincia di Potenza
Basilicata, Italy
Death: Jun. 14, 1957

Frank was the first born son of Joseph Brenna & Angelina Pierri. Born in San Fele, Italy he emigrated as an infant with his parents to the United States in 1901. He and his parents settled in New York City. He contracted polio at the time of his entry into America. Although partially disabled, Frank worked for years in the New York City garment district as a dress cutter. He was self-educated and well read. He always looked for ways to expand his horizons. He died of a sudden heart attack at his sister's home in Jamaica, Queens County, New York in 1957. 
 
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 Parents:
  Joseph Brenna (1877 - 1962)
  Angelina Pierri Brenna (1878 - 1953)
 
 Siblings:
  Frank Brenna (1900 - 1957)
  Rose Brenna Fagella (1905 - 1983)*
  Mildred Brenna Scalone (1907 - 1986)*
  Marie Brenna Gurrieri (1908 - ____)*
  Joseph Brenna (1911 - 1986)*
  Victor Brenna (1914 - 1995)*
  Nicholas Brenna (1919 - 1990)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Woodlawn Cemetery
Bronx
Bronx County
New York, USA
 
Created by: Victor Scalone
Record added: Jun 17, 2009
Find A Grave Memorial# 38445833
Frank Brenna
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Frank Brenna
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Uncle Frank, Today marks the 60th year of your passing. You are not forgotten. Rest in eternal peace.
- Victor Scalone
 Added: Jun. 14, 2017
RIP
- van bacon
 Added: May. 21, 2017

- pammy
 Added: Apr. 27, 2017
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